It is our aim to become indespensible in our client's teams

It is our aim to become indespensible in our client's teams

About us

About Us

For over 50 years, Booth King has been delivering innovative and sustainable design-led engineering solutions across the UK and internationally.

We are proud of the extensive and exciting portfolio that we have created; from sports stadia, to the refurbishment of buildings that form part of our heritage. Our designs create a piece of history, and leave a lasting impression on their occupants.

Hallé St Peter’s, Manchester

Chester Road, Manchester

Glasshouse, Alderley Park

Yoko Ono Lennon Centre, University of Liverpool

History: our 50th birthday celebration

In September, 2019, the whole company came together at head office in Ramsbottom to celebrate 50 years of Booth King. All the offices were closed while we spent the day on the East Lancashire Heritage Railway reconnecting with our colleagues from the different offices as we travelled up and down the Irwell Valley in the surprising September sunshine.

Established in 1969 as Alan Booth Associates, the practice developed into Booth King Partnership and incorporated in 2007. Our aims remain the same as the ones that established the practice 50 years ago – to provide the highest quality of engineering design in concept, in detail design and in execution, on programme and delivering excellent value for money.

A great day was had by all and we were delighted to be joined by members of Mike King’s family to celebrate 50 years of engineering innovation and success.

History: our co-founders

Circa 1965, Alan Booth founded Alan S Booth and Associates, Consulting Structural and Civil Engineers, based in Prince’s Chambers, John Dalton Street, Manchester.

The business moved to 1 Mason Street, Ancoats, Manchester in 1976.

Booth King Partnership was founded in 1986 when Alan went into partnership with Michael King. The business moved its base to Rawtenstall in the early 90s.

Alan retired around 1996 and the partnership has since changed hands but is still trading with the name Booth King Partnership Limited.

Alan Booth

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Michael T. King

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The present day

Ramsbottom Office

Manchester Office

Edinburgh Office

With offices in Ramsbottom, Manchester and Edinburgh, we provide structural and civil engineering services to architects, developers, and contractors; creating award-winning buildings which exceed our client’s expectations.

Our service to clients is unrivalled, every project is director-led to ensure design and project leadership from the most highly experienced and qualified engineers.

Our main aim is to attract and deliver high quality, exciting and challenging design work that gives our clients satisfaction and offers employees first class experience. All of our engineers are passionate about design providing the highest quality of engineering design: in terms of concept, detail and execution, delivering excellent value for money.